An exhibit on the influence of the Islamic world also includes the world's oldest guidebook, a 1486 work by German traveler and a Dutch artist
Gumbo was visiting the historic Cathedral of Stockholm's old city, Gamla Stan. The church is built immediately adjacent to the Royal Palace complex.
What's a monkey to do when thirsty and there's no running water nearby?
Divers off Mallorca have found a nearly-intact Roman ship with its cargo intact after 1800 years.
The Louvre has returned Mona Lisa to display and has a new plan for giving everyone a (short) moment to view or take a selfie.
Join Jonathan L on a visit to the grand-daddy of all the living history museums and costumed interpreters.
DrFumblefinger shares images and a videoclip of a bald eagle feasting on his recently caught chum salmon.
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A new-style solar-powered monorail may get a live trial in northern France.
The formerly sleepy U.S. river cruise industry has become a significant factor in U.S. tourism.
Images of the Zapatista Movement in the far south of Mexico are everywhere, constantly reminding PortMoresby of the ongoing struggle for rights and equality.
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A quick glance through a tour bus window looked like a near crash of a 747; it took a bit of searching afterwards for the rest of the story.
A famed cliffside path in Italy's Cinque Terre area will be re-opened after repairs that have been delayed for years.
Plans for a new night train from Brussels to Vienna highlight the growing demand for overnight trains, only a few years after they seemed doomed to extinction.